adjective see spaghetti

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spaghettilike — adjective Resembling spaghetti; entangled or confused …   Wiktionary

  • spaghetti — noun Etymology: Italian, from plural of spaghetto, diminutive of spago cord, string, from Late Latin spacus Date: 1874 1. pasta made in thin solid strings 2. insulating tubing typically of varnished cloth or of plastic for covering bare wire or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • spaghetti squash — a variety of a widely cultivated squash, Cucurbita pepo, having edible flesh in the form of spaghettilike strands. * * * …   Universalium

  • spaghetti squash — spaghet′ti squash n. bot (boi pln) a variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo, whose flesh forms spaghettilike strands when cooked • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • spaghetti squash — n. a large, round squash (Cucurbita pepo) with flesh that forms spaghettilike strands when cooked …   English World dictionary

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